Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
80.1°F
(26.7°C)
78.7°F
(25.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1969
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2007
Ties: 1924, 1941, 1943, 1995
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
81.0°F
(27.2°C)
79.2°F
(26.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 2005
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
79.4°F
(26.3°C)
78.5°F
(25.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1967
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1926, 1951, 2005, 2006
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1967
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1916, 1938, 1955, 1970, 1983, 1996
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1961
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1922, 1958, 1962, 1978
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1971
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Ties: 1925, 1935, 1948, 1995, 1998, 2004
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1895
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2011, 2016
Ties: 1896, 1938
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1940
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 2016
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1940
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1904, 1940
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2016
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016, 2017
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 2019
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1968
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1969
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1970
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1969, 1970
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1970
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/